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Gateway to Success Job Fair Features 60+ Employers

More than 60 employers will participate in a Gateway to Success Job Fair Thursday from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Center for Advanced Manufacturing at Gateway Community & Technical Colleges Boone Campus, 500 Technology Way, Florence.

The fair is preceded by a vendor lunched sponsored by Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve from noon to 1 p.m. Col. (Ret.) Philip Miller will speak at the luncheon.

Exhibitors are invited to arrive as early as 10:45 a.m. to set up and participate in a tour of Gateway's advanced manufacturing training facilities that prepare workers for good-paying careers in computer aided drafting and design, computerized manufacturing and machining, electrical technology, energy technologies, industrial maintenance, pre-engineering and welding.

The fair is reserved for veterans and Gateway students from 1 to 2 p.m. and is open to the public beginning at 2 p.m. In addition to job opportunities, the fair also will spotlight Gateway's custom-developed apprenticeship programs designed to meet local employers training needs.

The event is sponsored by Gateway, the Kentucky Association of Manufacturers and its Foundation for Kentucky Industry, ESGR and the Kentucky Career Center.

For more information, call Ken Wocher at 859-372-8413 or Chris Courtney at 859-442-4171.